Little sympathy for black shooting victims at GOP convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — In the hours after the deadly attack on police officers in Dallas, Donald Trump offered his "thoughts and prayers" for all the victims of the week's violence — including two black men killed by the police in separate incidents in Minnesota and Louisiana.

  • Written by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

Ohio proposal aims to give cities some control over guns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative proposal announced Wednesday seeks to give cities the ability to restrict the state laws allowing open or concealed carry of firearms during certain events.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

In Cleveland, sea of white reflects GOP's math problem

After Mitt Romney lost the 2012 presidential election, Republican Party heavyweights uniformly agreed that white voters alone do not hold the keys to winning the White House.

  • Written by BILL BARROW, Associated Press

Justices: No tax break for charter-school property manager

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A divided Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that a nonprofit property management company created by a charter school can't claim a school-related exemption from property taxes.